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Author photo. Martin Heidegger in der Hütte , 1968

Martin Heidegger in der Hütte , 1968

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Martin Heidegger was born in Messkirch, Baden, Germany on September 22, 1889. He studied Roman Catholic theology and philosophy at the University of Frieburg before joining the faculty at Frieburg as a teacher in 1915. Eight years later Heidegger took a teaching position at Marburg. He taught there until 1928 and then went back to Frieburg as a professor of philosophy. As a philosopher, Heidegger developed existential phenomenology. He is still widely regarded as one of the most original philosophers of the 20th century. Influenced by other philosophers of his time, Heidegger wrote the book, Being in Time, in 1927. In this work, which is considered one of the most important philosophical works of our time, Heidegger asks and answers the question "What is it, to be?" Other books written by Heidegger include Basic Writings, a collection of Heidegger's most popular writings; Nietzsche, an inquiry into the central issues of Friedrich Nietzsche's philosophy; On the Way to Language, Heidegger's central ideas on the origin, nature and significance of language; and What is Called Thinking, a systematic presentation of Heidegger's later philosophy. Since the 1960s, Heidegger's influence has spread beyond continental Europe and into a number of English-speaking countries. Heidegger died in Messkirch on May 26, 1976. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Being and Time 3,856 copies, 32 reviews
Basic Writings (Author) 1,328 copies, 1 review
Poetry, Language, Thought 1,135 copies, 6 reviews
An Introduction to Metaphysics (Author) 1,039 copies, 2 reviews
What Is Called Thinking? 627 copies, 4 reviews
On the Way to Language 423 copies, 1 review
Discourse on Thinking 340 copies, 2 reviews
Existence and Being 223 copies, 1 review
On Time and Being 200 copies, 2 reviews
Pathmarks 186 copies
Parmenides [GA 54] (Author) 180 copies, 1 review
Der Ursprung des Kunstwerkes 172 copies, 1 review
Early Greek Thinking (Author) 159 copies
What is Philosophy? 152 copies, 1 review
The Principle of Reason (Author) 150 copies
What is Metaphysics? 147 copies, 3 reviews
Letter on Humanism 143 copies, 2 reviews
The Concept of Time 134 copies, 1 review
What Is a Thing? 121 copies, 1 review
Vorträge und Aufsätze 100 copies, 1 review
Heraclitus Seminar (Author) 96 copies
Basic concepts 93 copies
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Nietzsche (Composer) 72 copies, 1 review
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Being and Truth 39 copies, 1 review
Der Feldweg 31 copies
Questions I et II 19 copies, 1 review
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Questions III et IV 16 copies, 1 review
De vraag naar de techniek 10 copies, 1 review
Questions IV 5 copies
Heidegger 5 copies
LA VUELTA 3 copies
La cosa 2 copies
Jean Palmier 2 copies
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index 1 copy
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